Bentley View CONNECT Edition was first released on Monday 4 February, Update 12 is now available.
This is Bentley's free file viewer for DGN files and ALL the other formats that MicroStation users will be used to accessing:
It is a viewing application, files cannot be edited, but all views, hypermodelling links, display styles, etc. are available to use when viewing.
Printing to devices and file formats is available (but not batch printing), as is publish to i-model (i.dgn).
Bentley licence holders can download it from Bentley's Software Downloads site alongside our other applications.
It is also available as a free download for anyone from the Bentley View product page at bentley.com.
Bentley View will be updated on the same cycle as MicroStation, following a short period after each MicroStation update.
Will Bentley view enable viewing of Point Cloud files?
Yes, you can view and control the display while viewing of any attached references, point clouds, reality meshes, and raster files.